Past Events

Rehnquist Poster
February 8, 2008
Akhil Reed Amar, Yale College and Yale Law School; Charles J. Cooper, Cooper & Kirk PLLC; Donald L. Drakeman, Princeton University; Richard W. Garnett, University of Notre Dame Law School; Robert P. George, Princeton University; Kent Greenawalt, Columbia University; R. Shep Melnick, Boston College; Robert F. Nagel, University of Colorado Law School; Kim L. Scheppele, Princeton University; Stephen J. Schulhofer, New York University School of Law; Stephen F. Smith, University of Virginia School of Law; Keith E. Whittington, Princeton University; Bradford P. Wilson, Princeton University.
William H. Rehnquist was appointed to the Supreme Court of the United States by Richard Nixon in 1971 and was elevated by Ronald Reagan in 1986 to the office of Chief Justice of the United States....
Cosponsor: Program in Law and Public Affairs
Election 2008 Poster
February 6, 2008
Panelists: William Kristol, Editor of The Weekly Standard, Fox News Contributor and New York Times Columnist, Eric Cohen, Ethics and Public Policy Center; James W. Ceaser, Princeton University; Yuval Levin, Ethics and Public Policy Center; Moderated by Robert P. George, Princeton University
Cosponsor: Pace Center for Civic Engagement
Glendon Poster
November 19, 2007
The Annual Walter F. Murphy Lecture in American Constitutionalism
Mary Ann Glendon, Learned Hand Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Author of A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Rights Talk: The Impoverishment of Political Discourse
This very special annual lecture celebrates the work of the late Walter F. Murphy, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence Emeritus, Princeton University, and his dedication to excellence in the study...
Cosponsor: Program in Law and Public Affairs
Shlaes Poster
November 14, 2007
Amity Shlaes, Syndicated Columnist for Bloomberg, and Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations
Mormonism and American Politics poster
November 9, 2007 to November 10, 2007
See Conference Schedule for full list of speakers and panels.
This interdisciplinary conference brings together historians, political scientists, philosophers, legal scholars, award-winning journalists, documentary filmmakers, and noted public intellectuals...
Cosponsor: Center for the Study of Religion
Starr Poster
October 25, 2007
Moderator: Kim Lane Scheppele, Princeton University; Panelists: Paul Starr, Princeton University, E. J. Dionne Jr., Washington Post, James Ceaser, University of Virginia, Jennifer Hochschild, Harvard University, Peter Berkowitz, Hoover Institution
A Panel Discussion of a New Book by Paul Starr, Princeton University
Cosponsor: Program in Law and Public Affairs
Wood Event Poster
October 20, 2007
Gordon S. Wood, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History, Alva O. Way University Professor and Professor of History, Brown University
Cosponsor: Lawrence Historical Society
Piereson Event Poster
October 17, 2007
James Piereson, Manhattan Institute in New York City; Author of the new book Camelot and the Cultural Revolution:  How the Assassination of John F. Kennedy Shattered American Liberalism
Esolen Event Poster
October 15, 2007
Anthony M. Esolen '81, Providence College; Editor and Translator of the Modern Library Edition of Dante's Divine Comedy
Segre Event Poster
October 8, 2007
Dan Vittorio Segre, Italian University of Lugano
Cosponsor: Program in Judaic Studies